The New Zealand Superannuation Fund has been increasing its investment in the world's dirtiest coal companies over the last three years despite large declines in their value as the world dumps coal to save the climate, the Green Party said today. More
The Green Party is calling on the New Zealand Super Fund to divest their $140 million investment in coal companies that are vulnerable to becoming financially stranded according to a damning new report from Oxford University.
Data released today by Statistics New Zealand shows that the Government is not doing enough to close the digital divide between those who have internet access and those who don't, said the Green Party. More
The National government needs to stop beating up on local government and develop the type of genuine partnership that Local Government New Zealand (LGNZ) is promoting in its "Local Government Funding Review" discussion paper, the Green Party said today. More
The National Government is misusing evidence provided in the Motu report on planning rules to justify gutting the environmental protections secured by the Resource Management Act (RMA), says the Green Party today.
The National Government is planning to allocate ever increasing amounts of taxpayer funding to build expensive new motorways despite record numbers of New Zealanders flocking to buses and trains, said the Green Party.